Training course for veterinarians on “Field diagnostics and rapid response treatment schemes”

From May 26-27 and May 31-June 1, a workshop entitled “Field diagnostics and rapid response treatment schemes” was organized by the “Strategic Development Agency” NGO. This course was organized within the framework of the organization’s “Livestock development in Armenia – south-north” and “Livestock Development in the south of Armenia” projects financed by the Austrian Development Agency, the operational unit of Austrian Development Cooperation and the Swiss Agency for Development and Cooperation. 68 veterinarians from the regions of Shirak, Lori, Tavush, Gegharkunik, Vayots Dzor and Syunik took part in the course.

During the training, key topics related to the diagnosis of diseases of farm animals, which are most often recorded in the field, were discussed, such as:

• The nuances and features of field diagnostics and rapid response treatment regimens

• Diagnosis of the most common field diseases, treatment with minimal drug use, and prevention

After analyzing the approaches voiced by the participants during the interactive session, the veterinarians who offered the most effective, best diagnosis and treatment regimens were received incentive prizes.